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Long Island City, New York

LaGuardia Tuition & Cost

How much does it cost to attend?

In State New York Resident Sticker Price
$28,249
In State Costs for CUNY LaGuardia Community College
Fee Cost
Tuition$4,800
Books and Supplies$1,516
Other Fees$418
Estimated Off Campus Cost of Living $15,360
Other Expenses Budget$6,155
Out of State Resident Sticker Price
$31,129
Out of State Costs for CUNY LaGuardia Community College
Fee Cost
Tuition$7,680
Books and Supplies$1,516
Other Fees$418
Estimated Off Campus Cost of Living $15,360
Other Expenses Budget$6,155

Residents of New York pay an annual total price of $28,249 to attend CUNY LaGuardia Community College on a full time basis. This fee is comprised of $4,800 for tuition, $1,516 for books and supplies and $418 for other fees.

Out of state residents are charged a total cost of $31,129 which is 10.2% higher than New York residents. The tuition charge is $7,680 while books and supplies are $1,516 and other fees come in at $418.

All price data is sourced from the 2017/2018 U.S. Department of Education National Center for Education Statistics survey.

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Net Price

Net price is indicative of what it actually costs to attend CUNY LaGuardia Community College when typical grants and scholarships are considered. The net price varies by family income and financial need.

Average Net Price 2017/2018
$6,670
Net Price by Income CUNY LaGuardia Community College
Family Income Net Price Paid
$0 to $30,000$5,890
$30,001 to $48,000$6,740
$48,001 to $75,000$9,448
$75,001 to $110,000$11,810
$110,000+$13,022

The average reported annual net price for CUNY LaGuardia Community College for students receiving grants or scholarship aid was $6,670 in 2017/2018. Net price includes tuition and required fees, books and supplies, and average cost for room and board and other expenses

Financial Aid

Finanical Aid CUNY LaGuardia Community College
Type Avg./Student Students Receiving
Annual Total Grant Aid $6,410 77%
Pell Grant $4,641 70%
Federal Student Loan $4,101 3%

The average reported annual net price for CUNY LaGuardia Community College for students receiving grants or scholarship aid was $6,670 in 2017/2018.

Student Loans

To gauge a more realistic picture of what it may really cost you out of pocket to go to CUNY LaGuardia Community College, we've modeled a ten year student loan with an original principal value of $11,916. The loan balance of $11,916 is a two year multiple of the $5,958 average net price. This is a estimate of what you could owe upon graduation if you were to qualify for average financial aid and what a degree really may cost. Should you not qualify for financial aid, you may owe significantly more when you graduate. Based on these assumptions, a monthly repayment of $124 could be required to satisfy your student loan.

Please note that financial aid is not guaranteed and is only available for qualifying students. Federal Student Loans are not grants and must be repaid with interest. The current Stafford loan interest rate is 4.7%.

Example Loan $11,916
Stafford Loan Interest Rate 4.7%
Time to Pay Off Student Loan 10 years
Example Monthly Payment $124.42
Total Interest Paid $3,014.00
Sum of All Loan Payments $14,930.00

Projected 2 Year Degree Price

2 Year Sticker Price
$56,498
Year New York Residents Non Residents
1 $28,249 $31,129
2 $29,553 $32,566

Based on published tuition prices, we estimate the current cost of a 2 year associate degree and living expenses at CUNY LaGuardia Community College to be $56,498 - assuming graduation in normal time. The estimation assumes a 4.6% annual increase over the next 2 years which has been the recent trend for this school.

Credit Hour Cost and Price per Class

Credit Hour and Class Costs at CUNY LaGuardia Community College
Price Per Credit 3 Credit Class 4 Credit Class
New York Residents $210 $630 $840
Out of State Residents $320 $960 $1,280

Estimated cost for a class at CUNY LaGuardia Community College based on published credit hour prices. Note that not all schools allow single class enrollment. These prices should be used for comparison purposes as to how much it may cost to take a class at CUNY LaGuardia Community College versus other colleges.

Tuition Payment Plans Available

CUNY LaGuardia Community College Payment Plans
Tuition Payment Plan Yes
Prepaid Tuition Plan Yes
Alternative Tuition Plan Yes
Guaranteed Tuition Plan No

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=190628 IPEDS survey data for CUNY LaGuardia Community College.